Category Archives: Heavy Vehicle Use Tax

Form 2290 Due Now for Vehicles First Used in August 2020!

The Federal Heavy Vehicle Use Tax Form 2290 needs to be completed by owner-operators and business owners alike who are registered or are required to register a heavy highway motor vehicle. Electronically filing Form 2290 enables you to receive your Schedule 1 in a few minutes rather than waiting a few months on forms mailed in. This filing deadline is not the same as the Vehicle Registration date, Irrespective of the vehicle registration renewal, form 2290 has to be completed for any vehicle used during a tax period by the last day of the month following the month the vehicle was first used on public highways. Form 2290 is due by September 30 for vehicles first put into service in the month of August 2020.

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National Trucker Appreciation Week

The moment we have all been waiting for is here and it’s about time we roll out the Red Carpet. This year’s National Truck Driver Appreciation Week falls between September 13-19 and most certainly takes on a special significance considering the crucial role truck drivers played during the recent COVID-19 pandemic. A shout out to all our heroes who have kept our country running by transporting the most essential goods and services.

The pandemic has been tough on all of us and it really takes a true hero to beat the odds and transport much-needed life’s essentials. Our truck drivers have always been the backbone and lifeline of our Great Country and We at Taxexcise.com would like to take this opportunity to applaud and congratulate all the amazing souls that have been keeping our country running during these difficult times.

We would also like to keep you reminded to stay compliant with upcoming tax deadlines. Form 2290 is due on September 30, 2020 for vehicles that were first put into service in the month of August.

For users who have questions on your tax returns do reach our help desk for added support. To have maximum outreach in terms of customer service feel free to use our three-way line of communication, you can reach us at 866 – 245 – 3918 or write to us at support@taxexcise.comLIVE CHAT support is also available that allows you to connect with our agents and get your questions answered instantly.

Stay Safe, Stay compliant, and Keep on Trucking!

Delays in Receiving Paper Filed Returns & Upcoming Pro-Rated Deadline for vehicles first used in August

Electronically filing returns has always been a savior to many, and with all the ongoing delays and unprecedented circumstances receiving much needed Stamped copies is the need of the hour. As the tax season has come to an end and with the COVID situation weakening we at TaxExcise.com would like to keep you informed about a few recent updates. The Internal Revenue Service has sent a notice to states regarding a delay in processing Form 2290 payments. The notice stated that due to the ongoing situation taxpayers who filed a paper Form 2290 to report and pay the highway use tax for the current tax year period July 1, 2020, through June 30, 2021, can expect a significant delay in receiving their IRS-stamped Form 2290 Schedule 1. This means owner-operators and businesses alike who paid by check won’t be getting their Schedule 1 proof anytime soon.

Though there is a delay, filers and preparers alike who have mailed in payments and filed through paper can still breathe a sigh of relief. Any documentation such as a photocopy of the check or any proof of already payments can be used by truckers who are needing to renew the registration of a vehicle during July, August and September. For further detailed information filers who filed through paper can also visit https://www.irs.gov/newsroom/irs-operations-during-covid-19-mission-critical-functions-continue

That being said we would also not like you to miss out on the upcoming September 30 deadline, E-file form 2290 now for vehicles first used or put into service in the month of August. Though there is a delay in receiving paper-filed returns the IRS E-file service are active and returns filed online have a faster turnaround time with Stamped copies being made available in a few minutes. Being the only IRS Authorised E-File Service Provider that’s over a Decade-Old it is important that we stand up to your expectations and provide you with continuous support, guidance, and undisrupted service. What sets us apart as a company is our vast knowledge gained over the years and unmatched customer service.

For any tax-related questions feel free to reach our fully operational help desk. We’re available on all Business days between 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM Central Time. Our three-way line of communication allows you to speak to us by phone @ 866-245-3918 or write to us at support@taxexcise.com, to have your questions answered instantly do also try out the LIVE CHAT option available on the Website.

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Truck Tax Form 2290 Reporting is Due Now and Just couple of Days Left, Act Fast!

Truck Tax Form 2290, heavy vehicle use tax returns is now due for the Tax Year July 2020 through June 2021, electronic filing could get your IRS stamped Schedule-1 proof in just minutes from IRS. Easy, safe and secured filing only at Tax2290.com. Truckers, owner operators, mom and pop truckers and heavy haulers who own and operated a heavy motor vehicle with 55,000 lbs and more need to report vehicle use tax Form 2290 on vehicles put to use on public highways from July 2020. Form 2290 must be filed for the month the taxable vehicle is first used on public highways during the tax period.

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IRS Notice Information & Upcoming August 31 HVUT Form 2290 Deadline


Mistakes are a part of life, we take action and we learn from them. Most mistakes made on tax returns are due to trial or human error and can be easily corrected by filing amendments. There are however few instances where certain errors might go unnoticed and the IRS will send you a notice by mail to keep you informed. The notice or letter will explain the reason for the contact and brief you with detailed instructions on how to have this resolved.

There are many reasons why the IRS may send a letter or notice. It typically is about a specific issue on your federal tax return or tax account. The IRS generally sends notices and letters based on the following grounds:

  • You have a balance due.
  • You are due a larger or smaller refund.
  • IRS has a question about your tax return.
  • IRS needs to verify your identity.
  • IRS needs additional information.
  • IRS changed your return.
  • IRS needs to notify you of delays in processing your return.
  • IRS has not received your tax return/payment.
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